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Tuition Freeze Proposal Lauded

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Tuition Freeze Proposal Lauded

South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard is including extra money in his budget proposal for the Board of Regents, which would allow them to freeze tuition for the next year at state universities.

University of South Dakota President Jim Abbott says a freeze is a step toward more development in the state…

 

Abbott says it address some financial concerns that students and their parents have about higher education…

 

Abbott says students continue to pay more to support state universities…

 

The freeze proposal is for one year at this point.

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